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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.



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Boston Public Library
by American School of Home Economics
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"Part of the book Low cost cooking."
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Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
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619 p. 24 cm
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Arabic : Books by Language
by Djouama
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ebook for kitechn and recipes
Topics: ebook, kitchen, magazines, cuisine, cbk
In Spec. Coll. copy, blank pages contain many recipes, pencilled in ms. hand
Topics: Cookery -- California, African American cookery, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
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48 p. 24 cm
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Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935
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eye 96,559

favorite 239

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Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
American Libraries
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favorite 270

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Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
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Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
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Includes index
Topics: Cookery, International, Restaurants
Доцяк В.С. Технологія приготування їжі з основами товарознавства продовольчих товарів: підручник для проф.-техн. навч. закл. — Київ: Наш час, 2014. — 400 с. — ISBN 978-617-713-09-5. Рекомендовано Міністерством освіти і науки України. У підручнику подано товарознавчо-технологічну...
Topics: Cuisine, Ukrainian cuisine, Textbook, класифікація страв, Cookery, Ukrainian,...
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by Daily, Kilmore, pseud
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64 p. 21 cm
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Topic: Cookery
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
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cover-title, 24 p. 21 cm
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
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favorite 167

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vi, 816 p. : 21 cm
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Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts

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favorite 52

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v, 253 p. 18 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Books to Borrow
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favorite 28

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At head of title: Better homes and gardens
( 1 reviews )
Topics: National & regional cuisine, Cooking, Cooking / Wine, USA, American cooking, Cooking / General,...
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
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119 p. ; 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
Folkscanomy Miscellaneous
by Hannah Glasse
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Written in 1747, Hannah Glasse's (1708–1770)  The Art of Cookery made Plain and Easy  represents one of the most important references for culinary practice in England and the American colonies during the latter half of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th. It was the dominant reference for home cooks in much of the English-speaking world during its original publication run, and it is still available (in somewhat limited quantity) and used as a reference by those doing food...
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Topic: cookery
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
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OCLC number: ocm00349841
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William
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147 p. 20 cm
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Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
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Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
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xiii p., 1 l., 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
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Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
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301 p
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Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
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by Good Housekeeping Institute (New York, N.Y.); Marsh, Dorothy B., ed
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Previous editions published under title: Good Housekeeping cookbook
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Topic: Cookery, American
Waiuku Museum Society
by Daisy Products
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A collection of recipes put together by the makers of “Daisy” tea, coffee, & peanut butter.   Date of the recipe book is unknown.
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Topics: Recipes, daisy, tea, coffee, peanut butter, cookery, cooking, cook book, cookbook, cookery book,...
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
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270 p. :
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Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
New York Public Library
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209 p. 21 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts

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"One hundred and fifteenth thousand."
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, cbk
California Digital Library
texts

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Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
Boston Public Library
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383 p. ; 23 cm
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
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"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
Boston Public Library
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Eight blank leaves at end
Topics: Cookery, Food conservation, cbk
The Library of Congress
by [McCormick, Mary Lillian], 1883- [from old catalog]
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59, [1] p. 23 cm
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts

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favorite 73

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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Bomberger, Maude A. (Maude Ada), b. 1868; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
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Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Books to Borrow
by Lang, George, 1924-
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p. cm
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Topic: Cookery, Hungarian
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
160 p
Topic: cbk
Getty Research Institute
by Scappi, Bartolomeo
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Running title: Libro primo-[secondo-sesto libro] di M. Bartolomeo Scappi
Topics: Paul III, Pope, 1468-1549, Julius III, Pope, 1487-1555, Scappi, Bartolomeo, Cookery, Cookery,...
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
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2 p. \U+fffd\., xxii, 9-907 p. 26 cm
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
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favorite 108

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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts

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32 p. 23 cm
Topics: Menus, Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Hill, Janet McKenzie, 1852-1933
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
72 p. 19 cm
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Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
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xl, 656 p. 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Cookery, Women, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=SncEAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Books to Borrow
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"Previously titled Cooking with Mickey"--Cover
Topics: Cookery, Mickey Mouse (Fictitious character)
Project Gutenberg
by Goodrich, Charles Landon, 1859-
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The First Book of Farming
Topic: cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
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148 p. ; 22 cm
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Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
OPenn
by Apicius
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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Folio Inc P-762. 1475. Cookery book attributed to Apicius. Appears to consist of excerpts from the De re coquinaria. In ten sections or books, each with its own title or heading. Penn Libraries Catalog: go to Franklin
Topics: Cookery--Early works to 1800, Codices, Cookbooks, Recipes, Manuscripts, Latin--15th century,...
Books to Borrow
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Pages 357-366, blank for "Recipes."
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Topic: Vegetarian cookery
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
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Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
California Digital Library
by Fox, Minnie C
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xlii, 350 p. 20 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Knowles, Laura Thornton, 1862-
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161 p. 20 cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Books to Borrow
texts

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favorite 69

comment 1

169 p. 23 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery, Polish
California Digital Library
by Southworth, May E. (May Elizabeth)
texts

eye 24,765

favorite 73

comment 0

82 p. 23 x 11 cm
Topic: Cookery, Mexican
Books to Borrow
by [Newark, N.J.]
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144 p. 23 cm
Topics: Cake, Cookies, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts

eye 24,015

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iii, 386 p. ; 22 cm
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Meier, Lina Wachtelborn
texts

eye 9,847

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Topics: Cookery, German, Cookery, American, cbk
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by Rombauer, Irma von Starkloff, 1877-1962
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884 p. 22 cm
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
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favorite 42

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cover-title, 8 p. 22 cm
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
xii, 315 p. : 20 cm
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
Books to Borrow
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Includes indexes
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Topic: Cookery
New York Public Library
by Peterson, Hannah Mary Bouvier, 1811-1870; Read, Martha, 1773-1816
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xiii, 16-301 p. 20 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by McGinnis, Mabel Earl, 1876-
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eye 7,733

favorite 29

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67 p. 18 cm
Topics: Cookery, Italian, cbk
Books to Borrow
by Jones, Dorothea Van Gundy; Lager, Mildred M. Soybean cookbook
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eye 145

favorite 7

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First edition by Mildred Lager and Dorothea Van Gundy
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery (Soybeans)
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Van Rensselaer, Martha, comp; Rose, Flora, joint comp; Canon, Helen, joint comp
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xxi p., 1 l.,661 p. 20 cm
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Sewing, Cookery, Food, Home economics, Interior decoration
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
Decorations and borders in green
Topics: Cookery, Chinese, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Greenbaum, Florence Kreisler, Mrs
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The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Jewish cookery, cbk
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by Seuss, Dr
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Tired of scrambled eggs always tasting the same, Peter T. Hooper goes on a great egg hunt for his new recipe
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Topics: Eggs, Cookery (Eggs), Stories in rhyme, Fantasy
The Library of Congress
by Mitchell, Margaret Johnes, 1869- [from old catalog]
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favorite 34

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xii, 315 p. 21 cm
Topics: Fireless cookers. [from old catalog], Cooking, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Atlanta woman's club. [from old catalog]
texts

eye 5,211

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p. cm
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926
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4 p.l., 440 p. 22 cm
Topics: Cooking, American, cbk